Microsoft is offering five of the top 2016 Game Awards nominees on sale in the Windows Store – but only through this weekend.
The Game Awards is an annual awards ceremony honoring achievements in the video game industry and is hosted by journalist Geoff Keighley.
- The open roads of Australia are home to “Forza Horizon 3: Standard Edition” ($44.99; a 25 percent savings off the regular $59.99 price) and the wildest, most far-ranging Forza race yet, with you behind the wheel of any of 350 of the world’s greatest cars.(Xbox Play Anywhere title)
- In “Gears of War 4 Standard Edition” ($34.99; a 40 percent savings off the regular $59.99 price), the harrowing battles of Marcus Fenix against the Locust Horde are more pulse-pounding than ever, with action that’s that much more intense and real. (Xbox Play Anywhere title)
- Gear of War 4 Ultimate Edition of this game for just $74.99 – a 25 percent savings off the regular $99.99 price.
- Spooky adventures of a group of friends exploring a decommissioned military island in “Oxenfree” ($9.99; a 50 percent savings off the regular $19.99 price), where a ghostly portal is ripped open and some serious hauntings begin.